Weird History List of Famous Roman Emperors

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List of famous roman emperors, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top roman emperors in the world? This includes the most prominent roman emperors, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable roman emperors is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic roman emperors were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned roman emperors.

These people, like Caligula and Nero include images when available.

From reputable, prominent, and well known roman emperors to the lesser known roman emperors of today, these are some of the best professionals in the roman emperor field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous roman emperors ever?" and "What are the names of famous roman emperors?" then you're in the right place. (26 items)
Caligula is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Roman Emperors
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Caligula was the popular nickname of Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus, Roman emperor. Caligula was a member of the house of rulers conventionally known as the Julio-Claudian dynasty. Caligula's father Germanicus, the nephew and adopted son of Emperor Tiberius, was a very successful general ...more

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Augustus is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Roman Emperors
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Augustus was the founder of the Roman Empire and its first Emperor, ruling from 27 BC until his death in 14 AD. He was born Gaius Octavius into an old and wealthy equestrian branch of the plebeian Octavii family. Following the assassination of his maternal great-uncle Julius Caesar in 44 BC, ...more

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Nero is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Roman Emperors
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Nero was Roman Emperor from 54 to 68, and the last in the Julio-Claudian dynasty. Nero was adopted by his grand-uncle Claudius to become his heir and successor, and succeeded to the throne in 54 following Claudius' death. Nero focused much of his attention on diplomacy, trade and enhancing the ...more

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Elagabalus is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Roman Emperors
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Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Augustus, commonly known as Elagabalus or Heliogabalus, was Roman Emperor from 218 to 222. A member of the Severan Dynasty, he was Syrian, the second son of Julia Soaemias and Sextus Varius Marcellus. In his early youth he served as a priest of the god Elagabal in the ...more

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